Beware BBQ enthusiasts: newly discovered compounds 100x more mutagenic

These compounds were not previously known to exist, and raise new concerns about the health effects of air pollution or dietary exposure.

Beware BBQ enthusiasts: newly discovered compounds 100x more mutagenic

Science Recorder | James Fluere | Monday, January 06, 2014

According to a news release from Oregon State University, Oregon State researchers have found novel compounds generated by certain kinds of chemical reactions that are hundreds of times more mutagenic than their parent compounds which are known carcinogens... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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